Officers

Chair

Hon. Barry Russell
U.S. Bankruptcy Court, Central District

President

Marvin E. Garrett, Esq.

Treasurer

Michael J. Wallace
TM Financial Forensics, LLC

Vice Chair

Hon. Paul J. Watford
U.S. Court of Appeals, the Ninth Circuit

Vice-President

Craig J. de Recat, Esq.
Manatt, Phelps & Phillips, LLP

Secretary

Angela Weimer
NALEO Educational Fund

Directors

John H. Brinsley, Esq.
Member of the Executive Committee

Raymond R. Kepner, Esq.
At-Large Member of Executive Committee
Kepner Mediation LLC

Ellyn McCoy
At-Large Member of Executive Committee

Tanya M. Acker, Esq
Attorney and Co-Host, “Hot Bench”

Amira Al-Sarraf
Head of School, New Horizons

James R. Asperger, Esq.
Quinn Emanuel Urquhart & Sullivan, LLP

Donald P. Baker, Esq.
Past President

Hon. Kevin Brazile
Los Angeles Superior Court

Erwin Chemerinsky, Esq.
Dean, University of California, Berkeley, School of Law

Walter Cochran-Bond, Esq.
Past President

Max Factor III, Esq.
Factor Mediation & Arbitration Services, Inc.

Hon. Raymond C. Fisher
Past Chair
U.S. Court of Appeals for the Ninth Circuit

Victor George, Esq.
Law Office of Victor George

Gordon Goldsmith
The Walt Disney Company
Associate General Counsel

Jose A. Gomez, Ph.D.
Executive Vice President & Chief Operating Officer
California State University, Los Angeles

Hon. Terry J. Hatter, Jr.
Past Chair
U.S. District Court, Central District of California

Hon. Jeffrey W. Johnson
California Court of Appeal

Charles C. Lifland, Esq.
Past President
O’Melveny & Myers LLP

Kevin McDonnell
CFO, JAMS

Diane L. Mc Gimsey, Esq.
Sullivan & Cromwell LLP

Hon. Carlos Moreno
California Supreme Court (Ret'd.)

Emily L. Murray, Esq.
Allen, Matkins, Leck, Gamble, Mallory & Natsis, LLP

Hon. Dorothy W. Nelson
Founder and Chair Emerita
U.S. Court of Appeals for the Ninth Circuit

Hon. Jacqueline H. Nguyen
U.S. Court of Appeals for the Ninth Circuit

Hon. Fernando M. Olguin
U.S. District Court, Central District of California

Hon. Richard Paez
Past Chair
U.S. Court of Appeals, the Ninth Circuit

Diane Paul, Esq.
Past President

Glenn D. Pomerantz, Esq.
Past President
Munger Tolles & Olson LLP

Terrence Roberts, Ph.D.
Principal, Terrence Roberts Consulting

Thomas A. Saenz, Esq.
Mexican American Legal Defense and Educational Fund

David J. Schindler, Esq.
Latham & Watkins LLP

Roman M. Silberfeld, Esq.
Robins Kaplan LLP

Hon. Dorothy L. Shubin
Past Chair
Superior Court of Los Angeles County

Amy Fisch Solomon, Esq.
Girardi Keese

Kalpana Srinivasan, Esq.
Susman Godfrey LLP

Mary-Christine Sungaila, Esq.
Haynes and Boone, LLP

Lois D. Thompson, Esq.
Proskauer Rose

William E. Thomson, Esq.
Gibson, Dunn & Crutcher LLP

Clarissa C. Weirick, Esq.
General Counsel, Universal Film Entertainment Group

Cathy Winter-Palmer
CWP and Associates

Jeffrey A. Wortman, Esq.
Seyfarth Shaw LLP

Kerry Garvis Wright, Esq.
Glaser Weil Fink Jacobs Howard Avchen & Shapiro LLP

General Counsel

D. Jason Lyon, Esq.
Hahn & Hahn LLP

Advisory Board

Brad D. Brian, Esq.

Bert H. Deixler, Esq.

Hon. Alfred T. Goodwin

Dawn Haghighi, Esq.

Hon. Procter Hug, Jr.

Dean J. Kitchens, Esq.**

Joseph D. Mandel, Esq.

R. Chandler Myers, Esq.**

Sarah Smith Orr

Roger Patterson, Esq.

Chris Poole

Marjorie Randolph, Esq.

Robert A. Sacks, Esq.**

Lois J. Scali, Esq.

Diane Scott

Michael L. Shannon, Esq.

Hon. Veronica Simmons McBeth (Ret.)

Hon. Milan D. Smith, Jr.

Lucinda Starrett, Esq.

Thomas Walper, Esq.

Robert S. Warren, Esq.**

Marjorie K. Wyatt


** Past President